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ZIP Code 21222

Primary City:Dundalk, MD (View All Cities)
County: Baltimore County
Timezone: Eastern (5:09pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.26, -76.50
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21222

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21222. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 21222. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21222, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Dundalk, MD
Acceptable:
Baltimore
Unacceptable:
Dundalk Sparrows Point

Stats and Demographics for the 21222 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21222 is located in north Maryland and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 21222 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21222 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 55,786
Population Density 5,089 people per sq mi
Housing Units 23,231
Median Home Value $155,800
Land Area 10.96 sq mi
Water Area 2.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 21,686
Median Household Income $48,267

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,8111,7171,7501,9681,9331,8421,7021,4791,8262,0142,1721,7991,4731,026787660514390
Female1,7751,6501,6601,8611,9242,0291,7411,6441,8442,1502,2321,9061,6421,2731,060984789759
Total3,5863,3673,4103,8293,8573,8713,4433,1233,6704,1644,4043,7053,1152,2991,8471,6441,3031,149

Gender

 Male 26,863 48%
 Female 28,923 52%
Gender

Race

 White 45,247 81.1%
 Black Or African American 6,456 11.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 519 0.9%
 Asian 923 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.0%
 Other Race 904 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,718 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1921,6252,0413,1612,9552,0731,768656
Renter5521,5841,3831,5311,075579350161
Total7443,2093,4244,6924,0302,6522,118817

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,709 40%
 Single Guardian 5,515 25%
 Singles 5,985 28%
 Singles With Roommate 1,477 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 14,611 67%
 Households with Kids 7,075 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male394376368311331332345360349345367350352336376402400385405363
Female349350332382344317324333332338350311315346377346356396386402
Total743726700693675649669693681683717661667682753748756781791765

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21222 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21222 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 21222 real estate data, the median home value of $155,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21222 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21222 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21222 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 55,526 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 157 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 103 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,842 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,629 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,215 31%
 Households Vacant 1,545 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 561 36.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 1.7%
 For Sale Only 356 23.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 82 5.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 3.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 469 30.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 196 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,502 21%
 2 Bedroom 2,927 41%
 3+ Bedroom 2,544 35%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $48,267 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 21222 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 21222 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 21222 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 17,406 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,146 21%
 No Earnings 17,086 39%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 17,406 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,146 21%
 No Earnings 17,086 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,034 91.0%
 Public transportation 873 3.8%
 Taxicab 36 0.2%
 Motorcycle 27 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 903 3.9%
 Worked at Home 235 1.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,494 19.7%
 High School Graduate 11,572 65.1%
 Associate's degree 846 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,220 6.9%
 Master's degree 513 2.9%
 Professional school degree 108 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 25 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,233 80.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 887 8.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,172 11.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21222

ZIP Code 21222 is in the Baltimore County Public Schools. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21222.

Battle Monument School
7801 East Collingham Dr
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Battle Grove Elementary
7828 St Patricia Ln
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Bear Creek Elementary
1601 Melbourne Rd
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Charlesmont Elementary
7800 West Collingham Dr
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Dundalk Elementary
2717 Playfield St
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Dundalk Middle School
7400 Dunmanway
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Grange Elementary
2000 Church Rd
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Holabird Middle School
1701 Delvale Ave
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Logan Elementary
7601 Dunmanway
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Norwood Elementary
1700 Delvale Ave
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Sandy Plains Elementary
8330 Kavanagh Rd
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
General John Stricker Middle School
7855 Trappe Rd
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Dundalk High School
1901 Delvale Ave
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Patapsco High & Center for Arts
8100 Wise Ave
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Sollers Point/Southeastern Technical High School
325 Sollers Point Rd
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Our Lady of Hope St Luke School
8003 North Boundary Rd
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
High Road School of Baltimore County
7707 German Hill Rd
Baltimore, MD 21222
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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